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Oral history interview with John Ferren, 1968 June 7

Ferren, John, 1905-1970

Painter, Designer, Sculptor, Educator


Collection Information

Size: Sound recording: 1 Sound tape reel, 7 in.; 49 Pages, Transcript

Summary: Interview of John Ferren conducted 1968 June 7, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Ferren (1905-1970) was a painter.


This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Use requires an appointment.

Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with John Ferren, 1968 June 7. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.